Date Posted: 1/14/2020Apply Now
Stein Mitchell Beato & Missner is looking for a motivated, self-directed, and detail-oriented applicant to fill a legal assistant/paralegal position on its medical malpractice/personal injury team. This position would involve supporting lawyers with all steps of the litigation process, from client intake to post-resolution wrap-up. Though prior personal injury litigation experience is preferred, it is not necessary for anyone willing and able to adapt quickly to a demanding environment.
Responsibilities & Duties:
Schedule meetings and depositions
File pleadings in various court jurisdictions (e.g. MD, VA, DC)
Enter attorney time
Draft and proofread pleadings, demands, etc.
Request medical records/bills
Organize records and materials for case evaluation
Draft letters and correspondence
Maintain in-house filing conventions
Provide light technical support
Anticipate attorney needs
Qualifications and Skills:
Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent experience.
At least 1-2 years of personal injury/medical malpractice paralegal experience preferred
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks, deliver results, and maintain quality while working under pressure in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
Exceptional organizational skills.
Demonstrated proficiency and experience with broad range of computer software.
Strong research skills.
We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.
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